Akram Khan Company Audition notice | Highly skilled, versatile and experienced performers required
Akram Khan is seeking professional performers to cast his next production. We are looking for performers from any dance style and discipline, including actors who are confident being physical:
highly experienced professionals, with a minimum of 5 years experience
elder professionals around 50+ who previously worked to a professional level, or still are.
The performers must be fully available for creation from mid March 2019, leading to touring until approximately December 2021.
Audition will take place in London between Tuesday 12 June and Sunday 17 June 2018.
Please see details below
Audition is by invitation only and we will be shortlisting dancers from the first two days as follows:
experienced professionals are required to attend the audition days on Tuesday 12 June and Wednesday 13 June 2018, with a call-back session from Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 June. So please be aware that you might have to stay six consecutive days in total if you are short-listed. You will be informed of this decision at the end of the second audition day.
elder professionals are required to attend the audition days on Thursday 14 June and Friday 15 June 2018, with a call-back session on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 June. So please be aware that you might have to stay four consecutive days in total if you are short-listed. You will be informed of this decision at the end of the second audition day.
Online application must be submitted to email@example.com with the subject line ‘Audition’ by Friday 18 May 2018, 6pm (UK time).
Download and fill in the application form from our website.
Add the link of one recent performance video in the assigned field of the application form. The video must not exceed 5 minutes and must be good quality. Please make sure it includes performance footage as well as rehearsal/studio footage. You must be clearly and completely visible. If there are other performers in the film make sure you give clear indications of who you are and the section you perform in the assigned “Notes” field on the application form.
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘Audition’, including your fully completed application form by Friday 18 May 2018, 6pm (UK time).
You will be notified by email on Friday 25 May 2018.